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SMIC News May 2017

smic news may 2017

SMIC News Issue 48, May 2017 including Industry Reports, Surveying Education Reports, Surveying and SIS Traineeships and the SMIC Training and Scholarship Program.

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UAVAIR Conducting Aerial Surveying Courses

uavairUAVAIR are offering a course called Foundations of Aerial Surveying, in which you will learn to use the revolutionary product from PropellerAero – AeroPoints – ground control points (GCPs) with built in GPS to collect accurate positional data in conjunction with Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) photography.

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BOSSI Report May 2017

bossi180The BOSSI Report May 2017 includes information on land and mining surveying assessments, a change to the BOSSI CPD Policy, a new communication delivery and early notice for registration renewals.

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Maptek Delivers Innovative Laser Scanners

maptek isite xr3 Maptek is proud to announce our third generation I-Site XR3 and LR3 laser scanners. Smaller and lighter, the new models offer significant improvement in range capability while retaining the reliability and usability we are known for.

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AIMS Conducts Strategic Planning Session

The Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors held its business planning on the 11th and 12th of March in 2017 in Sydney.

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I-Site Sales Consultant wins 2017 Emerging Leader Award

maptek emerging leaderMaptek’s Jordan Herrmann has won the Emerging Leader category in the inaugural Australia’s Mining Monthly awards announced in the February issue of the Aspermont publication.

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Promoting Gender Diversity in the Mining Industry

Gender Diversity LackingGender diversity in the mining industry has historically been a tale of female under-representation, particularly in on-site occupations such as mine surveying.

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SMIC News November 2016

SMIC News Issue 47SMIC news including info on the 155th General Meeting, NSW Surveying Taskforce, Industry Reports, Surveying Education Reports, Surveying and SSIS Traineeships and the SMIC Training and Scholarship Program.

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Diversity Scholarship

diversity1New diversity scholarship aims to attract more females to study mine surveying.

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Appointment of NSW Surveyor General

Narelle Underwood2 September 2016
NSW Department of Finance, Services and Innovation Secretary, Martin Hoffman, today announced the appointment of Narelle Underwood as the NSW Surveyor General.

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